Day 19 :: One Man’s Trash

NYC Garbage a study in the importance of package design, you can purchase a signed Garbage of New York cube for $50.  Over 1300 have sold. Let’s discuss in the comments, shall we?

31 Days :: Day 18 Fight Your Way

Ira Glass on Storytelling from David Shiyang Liu on Vimeo. He’s talking about story telling.  But you can apply it to any creative endeavor.  For us, here, we’ll apply it to our homes.  So you have this idea of what you want your home to be.  But it’s not there yet. And you are frustrated. […]

Day 17 :: Mirrors, the Pixie Dust of Design

via Sweetie Pie Style Who says they have to match? bhg Who says you shouldn’t layer them? House Beautiful via Apartment Therapy Who says the only view is one that looks outside? Tricia Huntly via My Notting Hill Who says those big sheet mirrors are out dated? odeedoh Who says the room is to small […]

Day 16 :: Maybe You Already Have It

country living For years I’ve kept an eye out for wooden scoops.  I love my clear canisters but nothing ruins the simplicity of them like an ugly scooper.  Then I saw this photo.  I have that exact same cup sitting in a cabinet not 3 feet away from one of my patiently waiting for the […]

Day 15:: Disobey

crush cul de sac ilmondodileny design sponge pinterest Someone with a dull, riskless, storebought home will laugh at your idea.  Don’t listen to them.  Try it anyway. design walls

31 Days :: Day 14 Her Limited Medium, A Giveaway

Every month I look forward to getting a certain newsletter.  It’s a newsletter from an artist who runs a business.  I’ve known her for a few years now, and every month, she introduces a new design–or two.  And that’s what I look forward to.  What ELSE can she possibly come up with?  Hasn’t it all […]